updated 08:15 am EDT, Thu October 20, 2005
HomeDock for iPod
Digital Lifestyle Outfitters (DLO) today began shipping , its Home Entertainment Center for iPod. Compatible with the new video iPod, the HomeDock "creates a home for the iPod" in the living room and provides a permanent, simple connection to existing home stereo systems and televisions. The HomeDock charges the iPod and includes a 14-function remote control for full control of the iPod, featuring pause, resume, rewind and advance videos or pictures while also controlling volume. While playing video, the HomeDock displays function status when the remote is pressed and shows a timeline for the progress of a particular video or episode when used to advance, resume, rewind or change volume. The device also features a USB 2.0 port for full connectivity to a Mac or PC. HomeDock is available for $100 and includes everything necessary to connect the iPod to any home entertainment system and computer.